Indian Railways Commissions 2,574 Km of New Railway Lines from 2014 Till June 30, 2018

Indian Railways Commissions 2,574 Km of New Railway Lines from 2014 Till June 30, 2018

Want create site? With Free visual composer you can do it easy.

Date of Post: 11 Aug, 2018

New Delhi: 2,574 km of new rail lines have been commissioned from 2014 to June 2018, the government on Friday said. “The Railways has commissioned 2,574 Km of new lines from 2014 till June 30, 2018 i.e. in 4 years and 3 months,” Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain said in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha.

State-wise details of New Lines commissioned during this period are as under:

State

Construction of New Line ( in km)
Andhra Pradesh                                                  221

Bihar

229
Chhattisgarh

34

Gujarat

33
Haryana

160

Jammu & Kashmir

25
Jharkhand

439

Karnataka

240
Madhya Pradesh

235

Maharashtra

39
NE (NorthEastern) Region

178

Odisha

118
Punjab

16

Rajasthan

73
Telangana

186

Uttar Pradesh

262
West Bengal

86

Total

2574

Gohain added,”As on date, 180 new line projects costing Rs 3,56,120.17 crore for 19644.8 km are in different stages of planning or approval or execution.”

To know more about recent developments of Railways-

10 Aug, 2018 : Government has Identified 6 routes connecting 4 major metros for feasibility studies for High Speed Rail: Rajen Gohain

10 Aug, 2018 : Indian Railways Spend Rs 3,256 Crore Till June This Year From Rashtriya Rail Sanraksha Kosh

10 Aug, 2018 : Station Redevelopment Update: Tenders Invited for Redevelopment of Ranchi Railway Station


Image Credit: Wikipedia


Author :

Deepak Kumar is a part of the content team of Rail Analysis India as a writer and analyst .
His focus is on new initiatives on the Railway Sector of India .
Please reach us at editor@railanalysis.com for more information.


 

Did you find apk for android? You can find new Free Android Games and apps.

Leave a Reply

Be the First to Comment!

Notify of
avatar